The Finance 202: Biden’s transition team juggles competing demands as liberals push Warren for Treasury
Biden also faces pressure to make good on appointing minorities throughout his administration. The Democratic nominee has said he will assemble a government that looks like the country. Liberals are chafing at some minority contenders now working in the private sector — names that include Ferguson and Mellody Hobson, co-CEO and president of Ariel Investments. But Black Democrats argue that the Biden team will needlessly narrow the pool of eligible candidates if they exclude those with corporate experience.